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2011-04-07 08:05:53

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It was recently reported that women with low body fat, including runners and dancers as well as women with eating disorders, may be able to restore their fertility and reduce their risk of bone fractures by taking doses of the hormone leptin. Researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) offered the first definitive proof that a lack of leptin contributes to hypothalamic amenorrhea (HA) -- a condition in which menstrual periods of women cease, triggering...

2011-04-05 00:07:50

Treatment could help athletes, women with eating disorders Women with extremely low body fat, including runners and dancers, as well as women with eating disorders, are prone to develop hypothalamic amenorrhea, a condition in which their menstrual periods cease, triggering such serious problems as infertility and osteoporosis. Now, a study led by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) offers the first definitive proof that a lack of leptin contributes to hypothalamic...

2010-02-08 05:00:00

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- InteKrin Therapeutics Inc announced today that the Company's co-founder and Scientific Advisory Board Chairman, Christos Mantzoros, M.D., DSc., FACP, FACE, has been appointed Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Professor in Environmental Health at the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Mantzoros is a member of Harvard's Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, and is an acknowledged expert in the fields of insulin...

2008-07-18 12:01:14

Akesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: AKES), an emerging metabolic disease drug development company, today announced it has appointed Christos Mantzoros, MD, DSc, to its scientific advisory board (SAB). Dr. Mantzoros is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an Associate Professor in Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health. He serves as the Clinical Research Overseer of the Division of Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical...


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